Weird Al Yankovic gave Primetime Emmy Awards viewers a laugh on Monday as he took the stage to perform parodies of the themes from nominated shows “Mad Men,” “Scandal,” “Homeland,” “Modern Family” and “Game of Thrones.” He was joined during the comedy song segment by Andy Samberg, who dressed as King Joffrey from “Game of Thrones” for the skit.
A Lewiston man charged with killing his pregnant girlfriend last year has waived his right to have a lawyer represent him at his murder trial.
A U.S. state representative is proposing a bill that would require national monument designations to receive approval from a state's governor and Legislature.
A woman in Portland, Maine, is starting a campaign to encourage people to tape free coats to light poles to help the needy this winter.
A former patient at a Maine psychiatric hospital who was pepper-sprayed and restrained by a worker is suing the state over the incident.